We asked readers to tell us how they plan to spend their stimulus checks. Here’s what some people shared on our Springfield News-Sun Facebook page.
Jayann Simpson: Would “pay off the second half of property taxes.’'
El Chaz: ‘‘Going to Hawaii with the family.”
Jimmy Stahler: Would “repay student loans while I’m in (zero) interest deferment.”
Kayla Mae Ferryman: Would use the money to pay bills and spend it ‘‘on my kids’'.
The News-Sun wants to know how these stimulus payments have helped you and your family .
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